Ithaca Pool - Paddington
Located opposite Suncorp Stadium, Ithaca Pool complex has a 25 metre heated, outdoor, salt water pool with six lanes, disabled ramp and shaded shallow end. There is also a heated, salt water, learn to swim pool. The complex has a grassy area for sunbaking and relaxation, as well as shaded areas by the pool.
Ithaca Pool is a summer season pool only which starts every year from 1 September and goes into May the following year.
Ithaca Pool offers learn to swim classes, squad training and group fitness classes. The pool closes in winter.
Council endorses the Keep Watch public education program of the Royal Life Saving Society - Australia.
Keep watch @ public pools
When by the pool with your kids Keep watch @ public pools recommends:
- for 0-5 year olds and non-swimmers, a parent or guardian must be in the water at all times within arms' reach of the child/non-swimmer
- for 6-10 year olds, constant active supervision is required by a parent or guardian. Be prepared to get wet and enter the water with this age group
- for 11-14 year olds, parents or guardians must physically check on children on a regular basis.